Tag Archives: Grasses

Six on Saturday – Summer’s Swansong

31/08/2019 We are in that time of abundance in the year where there’s still plenty to harvest, pick and admire, but there are also overtones of completion and change. As a former astronomer I hold with summer stretching on till … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday – Survivors

We’ve just returned from France where melting temperatures, 38 deg C plus, have tested my capacity to move during the day. So it was with considerable relief that we are now chez-nous and back to sweltering in a mere 30 … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – A grass worth having

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Wordless Wednesday – Lights, Smoke, Action

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Wordless Wednesday – Sadie and the Bunny tails

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In a Vase on Monday – The Meadow

Walking the dog across the fields this morning, I noticed that as she ran she was puffing up clouds of pollen from the grasses. That made me look around the meadow more carefully and I could see that, not only … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – 02/09/2015 – The Touch of Autumn

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Wordless Wednesday – 15/07/2015 – Bejewelled Grasses

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Wordless Wednesday – It’s the little things … The Incandescent Flowers of Golden Oats

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